We knew about the fraudulent use of business cards to benefit from reduced fuel prices, but in this case, an employee had an idea that allowed him to steal an impressive amount of fuel: no less than 80,000 liters. This delivery man, whose story is told by BFM TV on Friday, May 6, worked for a company responsible for supplying gas stations. The boss of this company located in Pierre-Bénite, a municipality in the metropolis of Lyon, would have been intrigued by a difference in volume, between the fuel which should have been delivered, and which left the Feyzin refinery, and the actual quantity delivered. which ended up with its customers.
The gendarmes discovered that the driver took part of the delivery with the help of an accomplice, with whom the gasoline was stored. Vats would have been found at the latter’s in Saint-Priest. The gasoline was then resold on the black market. In four months, the employee would have stolen 80,000 liters. The individual admitted the facts. He and his accomplice should be tried in the coming months.